Although the suspect, Umar Rashid Dutt, is not identified as a Muslim by the media, in comments by Indian readers in the Indian Express, his name makes him at least half Muslim, likely of Pakistani origin.
India Today (h/t Conrad C) The attack on Dr. Achutha Reddy, 57, began in his clinic and ended in a nearby lane as doctor was chased down by the assailant, the police said.
The Indian-origin doctor was stabbed to death near his clinic in Kansas, US. Dr. Achutha Reddy was found with multiple stab wounds in a narrow lane behind his clinic in East Wichita. The incident took place on Wednesday.
Police have arrested a man named Umar Rashid Dutt in connection with the murder of the doctor who hailed from Miryalguda, Nalgonda in Telangana.
The attack on Reddy began in his clinic and ended in a nearby lane as doctor was chased down by the assailant, the police said. The manager tried to stop the attack allowing Reddy to flee, but he was chased by the assailant and killed in a second assault in an alley behind the clinic, Ojile said.